Category Archives: HFT High Frequency Trading

Bitcoin blockchain offer banks potential but HFT give benefits now

Bitcoin blockchain offer banks potential but HFT give benefits now Some industry highlights from the article below Last spring, automated market maker and Modern Markets Initiative (MMI) member firm GTS agreed to buy Barclays Plc’s Designated Market Marker (DMM) business on the New York Stock Exchange floor, giving the firm responsibility to oversee trading for…

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HFT: How a hedge fund applies deep learning for the market

Eric Horesnyi on High Frequency Trading and How Hedge Funds are Applying Deep Learning to Markets Excellent set of tips on how the institutional players use all these tools and techniques https://www.infoq.com/podcasts/eric-horesnyi-ai-hft   Note about this conference: About QCon QCon is a practitioner-driven conference designed for technical team leads, architects, and project managers who influence software…

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Are We All High Frequency Traders Now?!

Are We All High Frequency Traders Now? An article with the following quote: Small caps do seem to experience larger price gaps, yet they tend to have less of the small fluctuations; large-caps, by contrast, with their large presence of market makers may experience something like “flickering quotes” as the price bounces rapidly between the…

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HFT Broker charged with manipulative HFT

HFT Broker charged with manipulative HFT   You can be charged for this ? ..not having adequate risk-management controls, violating the know-your-customer rule and not following rules including the preservation of electronic communications Lek Securities and its CEO, Samuel Lek, were charged with aiding and abetting manipulative trading by one of its customers, as well…

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How HFT Is Conquering Emerging Markets

How HFT Is Conquering Emerging Markets More international exchanges want to grow for this extra volume The major emerging players are now a big deal, especially Brazil and Russia, where HFT markets are well established. “You can’t skip over them,” says Danielle Tierney, an analyst at the Aite Group, a Boston-based market research outfit. “If…

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HFT is reaching its limits

HFT is reaching its limits We new this was going to come over the years. This is no different than a product marketing cycle. Overall, HFT firms’ revenues in the US have slumped from about 7.2 billion USD in 2009 to 1.3 billion USD in 2014 (see Figure 02). This drop may have been partly…

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HFT in the stock markets, how it works

HFT in the stock markets, how it works For all the newbies out there Traders who utilize HFT build algorithms that analyze stocks and price patterns much more quickly than any person can, giving them an edge in spotting new market trends. High Frequency Trading in the Stock Market, How it Works NOTE I now…

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HFT – High frequency risk drivers

 I would recommend ARPM for anything risk   ARPM recommends MathFinance Conference 2017 20-21April 2017, Frankfurt MathFinance Conference is one of the top quant events of the year. The conference is designed for practitioners in the areas of trading, quantitative and derivatives research, risk and asset management, insurance, as well as academics. [ Brochure ] [ Agenda ] […

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How HFT has changed the stock market

How HFT has changed the stock market Excellent reasons for where things are right now according to CREDIT SUISSE http://www.businessinsider.com/how-high-frequency-trading-has-changed-the-stock-market-2017-3 NOTE I now post my TRADING ALERTS into my personal FACEBOOK ACCOUNT and TWITTER. Don’t worry as I don’t post stupid cat videos or what I eat!

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How you don’t need a billion to beat the market? HFT quant

  How you don’t need a billion to beat the market? HFT quant We have been tracking the performance of James Simons salary for the last few years. He has once again hit the top spot for the highest earners among hedge fund managers for 2016. Don’t you find it interesting how a mathematician founded…

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